By Heather Burlingame, Senior Production Editor | September 28, 2010




Apache Automatic Blade Control, a laser based grade-control system, automatically directs the machine's hydraulics to maintain the elevation of the blade. The control box is mounted inside the cab. Adjustments for accuracy can be made from 0 to 1.50 inches in 1/10-inch increments. Hydraulic speed may also be adjusted from the cab. Apache Automatic Blade Control